California's top political donors, 2001-2011
"Rainmakers" identified by California Watch, founded by the Center for Investigative Reporting - largest donors to candidates for California state offices, and to state initiatives, during a 10 year period
People on this list have the most positions in the following organizations.


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Company People
Walmart John T Walton, John T Chambers
Google Inc. Sergey Brin, John Doerr
Gap, Inc. Donald G Fisher, Robert J Fisher
Sun Microsystems John Doerr, Vinod Khosla
The Charles Schwab Corporation Donald G Fisher, Charles R Schwab

Government Bodies

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Govt Body People
President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board John Doerr
National Infrastructure Advisory Council John T Chambers
George W. Bush Administration Transition Team John T Chambers
California Commission for Jobs and Economic Growth Donald G Fisher
President Clinton's Trade and Environmental Policy Advisory Committee John T Chambers

Other Organizations

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Org People
Breakthrough Energy Coalition George Soros, John Doerr, Tom Steyer, Vinod Khosla
Los Angeles County Museum of Art Eli Broad, Frank Baxter, David Bohnett
The Hamilton Project John Doerr, Tom Steyer
Natural Resources Defense Council Robert J Fisher, Wendy Schmidt
Clinton Global Initiative John T Chambers, George Soros